San José Unified is a forward-thinking employer, providing a high level of support, continuous growth, and mindful leadership that helps foster and retain motivated and successful employees.


Current Vacancies

Please review all certificated postings currently open at San José Unified

Certificated Vacancies


Salary & Benefits

Certificated teachers in San José Unified are represented by the San José Teachers Association (SJTA), except for school psychologists, who are represented by the American Federation of Teachers (AFT). Here are their current salary schedules:

Early Childhood Education

Click here to download our current guide to health and welfare benefits offered by the district.

We are proud to offer a no fee BTSA induction program for new teachers to clear credentials.


Contact Us

Our Human Resources team is here to assist prospective and current employees in exploring all that San José Unified has to offer.

Please call us at (408) 535-6139 or send an email to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

We are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM at the District Office, 855 Lenzen Ave. San José, CA 95126.


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